Andrew studied music education at University of Massachusetts Amherst with Professors Ayano Kataoka and Thom Hannum. He is currently a percussion instructor and private lessons teacher in the Pioneer Valley. Andrew is actively involved in various ensembles ranging from marching band, winter percussion, and drum corps to concert band. Andrew has performed in several different groups in the Pioneer Valley area and beyond. Highlights included playing with The Valley Winds, being able to travel with the Spartans Drum Corps and recording for the movie “Black Mass” with Johnny Depp.